Course: Mathematical and Economical Software

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Course title Mathematical and Economical Software
Course code KMA/MES
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vrbková Jana, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Holeček Pavel, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Project management and Ms Project 2. Net analysis - CPM method 3. Net analysis - PERT method 4. Cost analysis and individual projects 5. MS Project - Calendars 6. MS Project - Tasks I 7. MS Project - Tasks II 8. MS Project - Resources I 9. MS Project - Resources II 10. MS Project - Costs 11. MS Project - Individual students projects I 12. MS Project - Individual students projects II

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Demonstration
  • Attendace - 26 hours per semester
  • Semestral Work - 50 hours per semester
  • Homework for Teaching - 15 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
CPM and PERT methods, working with software MS Project.
Knowledge To know how use network analysis in project planning and management including usage of software tools.
Prerequisites
Basic mathematical knowledge and basic knowledge of probability theory and math. statistics. Basic IT skills (office software).

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Each student has to create a project in the MS Project software.
Recommended literature
  • B. Zimola. (2002). Operační výzkum. Zlín.
  • D. Dvořák, J. Sirůček, J. Kališ. (2011). Microsoft Project 2010. Brno.
  • I. Gros. (2003). Kvantitativní metody v manažerském rozhodování. Grada.
  • T. Kubálek, M. Kubálková. (2010). Řízení projektů v Microsoft Project 2010. Brno.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Applied Statistics (2015) Mathematics courses 3 Summer
Faculty of Science Mathematics-Economics of Banking / Insurance Systems (1) Mathematics courses 3 Summer